Los Angeles Dental Insurance Saves Money & Teeth


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Know about dental insurance in Los Angeles. Dental Insurance will not only help you maintain your oral health but also reduce your expenses. It is an affordable and simple way to keep improving your dental health. Detail information is available at www.drkezian.com/los-angeles-dental-insurance.php

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Los Angeles Dental Insurance Saves Money & Teeth

  1. 1. Presented by : Dr Arthur Kezian<br />
  2. 2. What is Dental Insurance?<br />Dental insurance is insurance designed to pay a portion of the costs associated with dental care. There are several different types of individual, family, or group dental insurance plans for purchase<br />
  3. 3. Right Investment For Great Oral Health<br />Los Angeles Dental insurance is certainly a means to cover the costs of treatment for serious medical conditions or accidents. But Delta Dental Insurance is another type of insurance equally essential for the well-being of you and your family.<br />
  4. 4. Difference Between Medical & Dental Disease<br />Medical Disease<br /><ul><li>Unpredictable
  5. 5. Catastrophic</li></ul> <br />Dental Disease<br /><ul><li>Preventable
  6. 6. Comparatively less expensive</li></li></ul><li>How Dental Diseases are Preventable<br />Preventive care includes<br /><ul><li>regular checkups 
  7. 7. Proper cleanings</li></ul> <br />It is the key to maintain your oral health. If oral problems can be diagnosed early then it might not require extensive testing or elaborate and expensive procedures, thus saving your money. <br />
  8. 8. Visiting Dentists for regular check up keeps the costs of dental care much lower than those of medical care.In fact, total spending for dental care is decreasing. <br /> <br />In 1970, it made up 6.3 percent of total health care expenditures. But in 1991, dental care's share of health care spending was only 4.9 percent.<br />Regular Visits To Dentist Helps Save Money<br />
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  10. 10. Medical insurance is designed to cover the costs of<br /><ul><li>diagnosing
  11. 11. treating 
  12. 12. curing serious illnesses</li></ul> <br />which involves<br /><ul><li>a primary care physician, multiple specialists 
  13. 13. variety of tests performed by doctors laboratories
  14. 14. multiple procedures
  15. 15. masses of medications  </li></ul> <br />Depending on the health, age and attitudes of people in the medical coverage group, costs can fluctuate widely <br />
  16. 16. Most delta dental insurance is designed to ensure that the patient receives regular preventive care. High quality dental care rarely requires the complex, multiple resources often required by medical care. A thorough examination by the Los Angeles Dentist and a set of x-rays are all it usually takes to diagnose a problem.<br /> <br />By placing an emphasis on prevention, and by covering regular teeth cleaning and check-ups, Americans saved nearly $100 billion in dental care costs during the 1980's. <br />
  17. 17. Different Dental Plans For Different Needs<br />An assortment of dental benefits plans: <br /> <br /><ul><li>The type of third party responsible for funding and administration of the plan; The alternatives offered for selecting a Los Angeles Dentist;</li></ul> <br /><ul><li>The structure used to compensate the Dentist Los Angeles for services provided; and</li></ul> <br /><ul><li>The method by which benefits and payments are calculated.</li></li></ul><li>1. About Third Parties <br />There are usually three parties involved: <br /> <br /><ul><li>you, the patient; 
  18. 18. the dentist providing care; and 
  19. 19. a third party (with whom you or your employer contracts for coverage)</li></ul> <br />
  20. 20. If your options include a plan funded by your employer, you may have an administrator responsible for processing and payment of claims. <br />2. About Third Parties <br />
  21. 21. 3. About Third Parties <br />The primary responsibility of the third party is to provide the financial foundation for your dental benefits plan. <br />
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  23. 23. Dental Service Corporations <br /> <br /> <br />Not-for-profit organizations negotiate and administer <br />contracts for dental care to individuals or specific groups <br />of patients.<br />
  24. 24. Insurance Carriers<br /> <br /> <br />For-profit companies underwrite the financial risk of, and process payment claims for, dental services.<br />
  25. 25. Self-Funded Insurers   <br />Companies use their own funds to underwrite the expense of providing dental care to their employees.<br />
  26. 26. Physical Address:<br />443 N. Larchmont Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90004 Phone : (323) 467-2777<br />